The situation in the NFL with the pandemic is delicate, and New England Patriots keep adding positives to your list. After last day’s game against the Denver Broncos was suspended, the Foxborough franchise continues to diagnose members of its roster. The league has made public a new positive in the team, and they assure that they are waiting to confirm a second case.
Crisis in New England
The NFL reported through an official statement that New England Patriots has suffered another casualty due to coronavirus. It was a few hours ago that Bill Belichick’s team reinstated Stephon Gilmore in training. The Defensive Player of the Year had tested positive on October 6, and had his first practice on Thursday 15.
Tom Pelissero and Mike Giardi of NFL Network reported on October 16 that the ‘Pats’ canceled their training sessions this Friday, after confirming a new contagion on the campus. The player in question (not identified) has been isolated, and the training ground has been closed once again. Scheduled press conferences were also canceled.
In addition to the new positive detected in the equipment, the sources of the NFL they assured that Patriots They are waiting to confirm a second contagion from the tests carried out this Friday. It is a member of the staff of the American football franchise, who has tested positive in a first test, and would be waiting for a second confirmation PCR.
What will happen to the game against the Broncos?
The situation of New England Patriots triggered the suspension of his game against the Denver Broncos last weekend. After several workouts were suspended during the week, the NFL he postponed last Sunday’s game for Monday, and then rescheduled it for this Sunday Night Football. At the moment, the championship authorities have not ruled on what may happen if the ‘Pats’ fail to train this Saturday.